Group Tenting for Organized Groups

The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania is represented by this colored map.

Where Organized Groups Can Camp in Tents

This chart shows where organized groups can camp in tents in Pennsylvania State Parks. 


Need more room for your group to camp? Try an organized group tent camping area which are specifically made for large groups.

For a more sheltered experience try organized group cabin camps.

Organized group tenting areas in Pennsylvania state parks can be reserved 11 months in advance to  two days before arrival.

How do I make a reservation?

Call 888-PA-PARKS (888-727-2757), Monday to Saturday, 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM except on the Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day holidays.

Reservations can be made using MasterCard, VISA, American Express, and Discover credit cards, or personal, traveler’s, and cashier’s checks, or Pennsylvania State Parks Gift Card. To receive a confirmed reservation, full payment must be received by the Bureau within ten days of making the reservation.

Transfers and changes to a reservation

Changes to a reservation must be made by calling the Pennsylvania State Parks Reservation Call Center at 888-PA-PARKS (888-727-2757), Monday through Saturday, 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Eastern Standard Time. There is a $10 fee assessed for all changes made to a reservation, except adding nights to the reservation.


Cancellations must be made by calling the call center.

Cancellations made up to the close of business seven days prior to the scheduled arrival date will incur a $10 cancellation fee. Cancellations six days or less prior to the arrival date, will forfeit the first night’s fee or $75, whichever is the lesser amount. Any cancellation or change on the day of arrival must be made through the state park where the reservation occurs.

For reservations that receive the weekly discounted rate, any change that results in shortening the stay will cause the customer to lose the benefit of the weekly rate. A new daily rate will be calculated for the remaining dates, which will affect any amount refunded.